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Day: March 19, 2017


IOTA, a Cryptotoken for the Internet of Things’ Applications No Comments

Cryptocurrencies, blockchain and the Internet of Things (IoT) are going to be the future. The IOTA tokens combine the goodness of all the three into one. However, unlike Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies, the IOTA micro-transaction token is based on Tangle ledger specifically designed for the Internet of Things related applications, way back in 2015. According to publications, the IOTA powered...

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MonetaGo Aims for Blockchain without Bitcoin for Banking Sector No Comments

Bitcoin and Blockchain are synonymous to each other, for blockchain is the popular cryptocurrency's underlying technology. After Bitcoin, many alternative cryptocurrencies have come up, which still uses a distributed ledger either similar to or derived from Bitcoin blockchain. However, the US-based blockchain company MonetaGo intends to change that for the convenience of central banks. In a rec...

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Invictus and IBM Create Order, Logistics and Payment Platform on Hyperledger Fabric No Comments

Hyperledger Project is slowly gaining acceptance among both corporate and startups alike. A Linux Foundation initiative, Hyperledger has received support from some of the leading technology, financial and banking giants. As far as its initial adoption goes, startups like Invictus has joined the likes of Maersk to create blockchain-based applications in collaboration with IBM. The Singapore-base...

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Decentralized Marketplaces Will Always Allow For Free Trade, Regardless of what G20 Wants To Achieve No Comments

Organizations such as the G20 have an important role to play. This group is called into life to fight protectionism and facilitate free trade. That no longer seems to be the case, though, as the public endorsement of free trade has been dropped. This decision comes on the heels of meeting with the Trump administration, which cannot be a coincidence by any means. Thankfully, cryptocurrency-based ma...

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Jihan Wu Wants To Accelerate The Bitcoin Unlimited Hard Fork Regardless of Community Sentiment No Comments

Jihan Wu is known for expressing strong opinions on bitcoin and cryptocurrency. Ever since he pledged support to Bitcoin Unlimited, though, he has come a bit unhinged. In a recent tweet, he proposes to speed up the BU hard fork. The reason for doing so is the future contract on Bitfinex which is seemingly "offensive" towards big block supporters. It is evident there is something brewing in the...

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Kraken Extends Support to MelonPort Crypto-Platform’s Melon Tokens No Comments

Kraken, the leading cryptocurrency exchange and trading platform has added a new blockchain asset to its existing cryptocurrency offering. The platform has announced the new development in its latest blog post. According to the blog, Kraken began supporting the trade of Melon (MLN) cryptocurrency as soon as it went live at 11 AM (UTC) on March 15, 2017. The release of Melon cryptotoken follows ...


Canadian Police Warns against Rising Bitcoin Scams the Country No Comments

The performance of Bitcoin has been really great for the past few months. The digital currency reached an all-time high recently before recording a sharp decline this weekend. The increased Bitcoin price followed by speculations of further rise has led to an increase in the number of fraudulent investment schemes and scams. The rise in Bitcoin-related frauds has forced the Canadian Police to wa...

Bitcoin Price Weekly Analysis

Bitcoin Price Weekly Analysis – BTC/USD To Escalate Declines No Comments

Key Points Bitcoin price traded towards $1180 against the US Dollar on a couple of occasions and failed. The price moved down sharply and formed a bearish line on the 4-hours chart (data feed from SimpleFX) of BTC/USD with resistance near $1100. The price may continue its decline and could even settle below the $1000 level. Bitcoin price has started a downside move after failing near...

Ethereum Price Weekly Analysis

Ethereum Price Weekly Analysis – ETH/USD Projecting Correction No Comments

Key Highlights ETH price after a nice upside move towards $50 against the US Dollar found sellers. The ETH/USD pair (data feed via SimpleFX) is currently correcting lower, and might be heading towards a support area formed on the daily chart. The most important support on the downside is near $32 where buyers might appear. Ethereum price after a solid upside move towards the $50 leve...